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North Scripps ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 5.0
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 4.0

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North Scripps Surf Forecast / CAL – San Diego County / USA

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 3 pm Monday 01 Mar 2021 PST
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North Scripps surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's North Scripps sea temperature is 14.7 °C (Statistics for 01 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 15.0 max: 15.9 min: 14.2 °C)
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North Scripps surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.
Today's North Scripps sea temperature is 14.7 °C (Statistics for 01 Mar 1981-2005 - mean: 15.0 max: 15.9 min: 14.2 °C)

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  1. weather stationWind Update Continuing clean conditions at North Scripps (calm at BUOY-LJAC1 1 km from North Scripps). no significant swell

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1 h 29 min ago

Calm
5 km/h
NNE
Clean
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Best Forecast Surf Conditions for North Scripps this week:

The surf forecast for North Scripps over the next 7 days: The first swell (rated 1 star or higher) is forecast to arrive on Tuesday (Mar 02) at 1AM. The primary swell is predicted to be 0.4m and 15s period with a secondary swell of 0.2m and 6s. The wind is predicted to be cross-offshore as the swell arrives.

The most powerful waves expected at North Scripps in the next 7 days are 3.5m 9s and forecast to arrive on Monday (Mar 08) at 10PM. Winds are predicted to be onshore at the time the swell arrives. The largest open ocean swell (not directed at the beach) is 0.6m 4s period and expected on Wednesday (Mar 03) at 1PM.

Wave TypeTime (PST) & Date Wave Height & Period
Next good surf (1 star+) 1AM (Tue 2nd Mar)1.5ft (0.4m) 15s
Best Surf10AM (Sat 6th Mar)2.5ft (0.8m) 16s
Most Powerful10PM (Mon 8th Mar)11ft (3.5m) 9s

Table - best surf conditions forecast for North Scripps over the next 7 days.

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Rating
(10 max)
Swell
Height Map
Wave Height (m) & direction (?)
Period(s) (?)
Wave
Graph
(?)Metric surfscale
Energy (?)
Wind
(km/h)
Wind State (?)
onshore
cross-onshore
cross-shore
cross-offshore
offshore
glassy
High Tide
/ height (m)
Low Tide
/ height (m)
Summary
Rain (mm)
High °C
Low °C
Chill °C (?)
Sunrise
Sunset
Mon
01
Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
Monday
08
PMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
01100001001211312202100
T california.htsgw.metric.12.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.30.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.54.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.78.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.102.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.126.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.150.cc23
T california.htsgw.metric.174.cc23
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.4
SW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.3
SSW
0.4
WNW
0.5
W
0.8
SSW
0.4
SSW
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.5
S
0.6
S
0.8
WNW
0.8
WNW
1.3
W
1.5
W
1.1
W
1.6
WNW
1.4
W
1.8
W
3.5
WNW
15151414141714137191818171616157878869
6054534138597589571201631581401933593161832791203242412551602
15
WNW
10
ENE
0
WNW
10
WSW
10
S
25
SSE
10
SSW
5
NNW
5
SSW
20
NW
10
NNW
10
NW
15
NW
10
WNW
5
WNW
20
W
5
WSW
15
SSW
20
W
10
SSW
15
SSW
25
WNW
45
WNW
oncross-
off
glasscross-
on
cross-
off
cross-
off
crosscross-
on
crosscross-
on
cross-
on
onononononcross-
on
crossoncrosscrossonon
10:48PM
1.52
10:55AM
1.37
11:26PM
1.55
11:55AM
1.12
12:11AM
1.55
1:21PM
0.90
1:07AM
1.51
3:48PM
0.80
2:24AM
1.48
5:59PM
0.91
3:54AM
1.50
6:51PM
1.04
5:10AM
1.57
7:26PM
1.14
4:29PM
-0.08
4:56AM
0.15
5:01PM
0.11
5:58AM
0.16
5:35PM
0.32
7:16AM
0.16
6:13PM
0.53
8:56AM
0.13
7:12PM
0.71
10:35AM
0.01
9:17PM
0.82
11:46AM
-0.12
11:04PM
0.77
12:38PM
-0.23

Note: the tide data above is calculated at the surf break location.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph
Offshore winds at North Scripps blow from the ESE

Mon
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Tuesday
02
Wednesday
03
Thursday
04
Friday
05
Saturday
06
Sunday
07
Monday
08
PMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNightAMPMNight
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
rain showers
rain showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
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--6:15--6:13--6:11--6:11--6:09--6:09--6:07--
5:45--5:46--5:47--5:47--5:49--5:50--5:51--5:52-

Short Range Forecast: Moderate rain (total 14mm), heaviest on Wed morning. Cool air temperatures (max 18°C on Mon afternoon, min 12°C on Wed morning). Wind will be generally light.

Long Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Cool air temperatures (max 16°C on Fri morning, min 12°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (calm on Sun night, strong winds from the WNW by Mon night).

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Information about the North Scripps Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for North Scripps provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at North Scripps can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our North Scripps surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (North Scripps) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for North Scripps may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a vacation in San Diego County? If you are looking for accommodation near North Scripps, camping, hotels and condos and appartments in San Diego County, consider staying in San Diego which is 9 km (6 miles) away. Other places in and around San Diego County where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Oak Grove which is 11 km (7 miles) away, Encinitas, Coronado and Poway.